Snowfall, with Total Amounts of 20 to 30 cm Expected

8:36 PM CST Saturday 25 April 2015

Snowfall warning in effect for:

  • City of Saskatoon

Snowfall, with total amounts of 20 to 30 cm is expected.

Heavy snow continues this evening through central Saskatchewan including the cities of Saskatoon and Prince Albert as a low pressure system approaches from the south. Reports of snowfall accumulations vary widely as of 8 pm this evening, however there have been reports of up to 20 cm accumulation in parts of Saskatoon as well as widespread power outages through the city. Radar is showing the heaviest area of snowfall is just now approaching the warned area, so snow can be expected to intensify further as the evening wears on. By Sunday morning the bulk of the precipitation will have fallen, with widespread snowfall accumulations in the warned area in the 20 to 30 cm range with local accumulations in the areas under the heaviest bands of snow approaching 40 cm.